Madhuri K. Shors, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Madhuri K. Shors

Contact Info

mkshors@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-301-3433

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry


Adult Psychiatrist


MD, George Washington University School of Medicine, 2008

Residency, Cambridge Health Alliance (Adult Psychiatry), 2008-2012

MPH, John Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2004

Summary

Dr. Madhuri Kasat Shors is the Chief Psychiatrist at Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC) where she provides and oversees psychiatric care for a diverse population including immigrants, refugees, and individuals with significant structural adversities as well as capacities for resilience. She co-leads the Global Community Psychiatry track for the Adult Psychiatry residency program, teaches an annual seminar in sociocultural psychiatry, and supervises psychiatry residents during rotations at CUHCC. She is also a Faculty Advisor at the medical school. Her interests include topics that straddle public health, social justice, medicine & mental health: whole-person care, health equity, sociocultural dimensions of mental health and illness, trauma & attachment, the effects of racism on mental health, and mindfulness meditation & body-based healing practices. Additional interests include de-prescribing and reducing polypharmacy by addressing social determinants of health, psychotherapy, and collaborating with multidimensional teams & families.

 

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Psychiatry